Where to find natural wine

When in Manhattan: buy these French wines

Herebelow are French wines that I recommend and where to buy them in Manhattan, NYC.

The below vintners often use no sulphur dioxide (SO2) during the winemaking or the bottling. Only a few bottles may contain sulfites — in very small quantities. (Around 10 mg per liter. Ask the merchant or the importer.)

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2018

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2017 - USD 26 - very aromatically intense, very pure - nougat, peach, apricot - peach, apricot, no stiffness, fresh

A shop in Manhattan, 929 Broadway, between 21st and 22nd St, New York City: Flatiron NYC

A shop in (plus shipping from) Manhattan, 148 Chambers St, New York City: Chambers Street Wines

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2017

vin-de-pays des coteaux de l'Ardèche wine labelred Vin de pays des coteaux de l'Ardèche - Jérôme Jouret - En avant doute - (grenache)

2016 - USD 18 - fresh and intense, black fruit - black fruit, much alcohol, balanced

A store in Manhattan, Greenwich Village, 13 East 8th Street, New York City: Some Good Wine

muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marion Pescheux, Manuel Landron - Domaine Complemen'terre - Croix Moriceau

2015 - USD 18 - intense - peach - velvety, peach, nougat, juicy, no stiffness, fresh

A store in Manhattan, 929 Broadway, between 21st and 22nd St, New York City: Flatiron NYC

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2016 - USD 23 -

A shop in Manhattan, 929 Broadway, between 21st and 22nd St, New York City: Flatiron NYC

A shop in (plus shipping from) Manhattan, 148 Chambers St, New York City: Chambers Street Wines

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

white Alsace muscat - Audrey et Christian Binner - Hinterburg - [sans sulfite ajouté]

2013 - USD 30 - very intense, Muscat - wide, fresh almond, intense and minerally, fresh

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

A store in Manhattan, Greenwich Village, 13 East 8th Street, New York City: Some Good Wine

A shop in (plus shipping from) Manhattan, 148 Chambers St, New York City: Chambers Street Wines

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2016

vin-de-pays des coteaux de l'Ardèche wine labelred Vin de pays des coteaux de l'Ardèche - Jérôme Jouret - En avant doute - (grenache)

2014 - USD 18 -

A store in Manhattan, Greenwich Village, 13 East 8th Street, New York City: Some Good Wine

vin-de-pays wine labelwhite Vin de pays - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin - Sauvignon

2014 - USD 17 - true to the variety, intense - freshly cut hay, pear - freshly cut hay, flower, mellow, fresh

A shop in Manhattan, 929 Broadway, between 21st and 22nd St, New York City: Flatiron NYC

A shop in (plus shipping from) Manhattan, 148 Chambers St, New York City: Chambers Street Wines

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2015 - USD 18 -

A shop in Manhattan, 929 Broadway, between 21st and 22nd St, New York City: Flatiron NYC

A shop in (plus shipping from) Manhattan, 148 Chambers St, New York City: Chambers Street Wines

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

white Crémant d'alsace - Stéphane Bannwarth - Les vins Pirouettes (par Binner & Compagnie) - Zéro dosage

2013 - USD 26 -

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

A store in Manhattan, Greenwich Village, 13 East 8th Street, New York City: Some Good Wine

A shop in (plus shipping from) Manhattan, 148 Chambers St, New York City: Chambers Street Wines

white Bourgogne blanc - [Alice et Olivier de Moor, négoce] - Le vendangeur masqué

2014 - USD 30 - very pure, honeysuckle, pink grapefruit then nougat - wide, dry, fresh

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

A store in Manhattan, 929 Lexington Avenue, New York City: Garnet

white Chablis - Alice et Olivier De Moor - Bel Air et Clardy

2014 - USD 35 - pink grapefruit - velvety, radiant, pink grapefruit, peach, red currant, silky, fresh

A store in Manhattan, 399 Lafayette St. (at East 4th St), New York City: Astor Wines & Spirits, tel. (212) 674-7500

A store in Manhattan, 929 Lexington Avenue, New York City: Garnet

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2015

red Côtes du rhône - SCA les Vignerons d'Estézargues - Cuvée des copains

2014 - USD 9.5 -

A shop in Manhattan, New York City: Appellation

cheverny wine labelred Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin - Le litre

2014 - USD 15 - red fruit - red fruit, light, firm

A shop in Manhattan, 929 Broadway, between 21st and 22nd St, New York City: Flatiron

vin-de-pays wine labelwhite Vin de pays - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin - Sauvignon

2013 - USD 17 - true to the variety, intense - freshly cut hay, pear - freshly cut hay, flower, mellow, fresh

A shop in Manhattan, 929 Broadway, between 21st and 22nd St, New York City: Flatiron

 

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